Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Family Storytime (95th)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.
TEDxNapervillePublicLibraryLive (95th)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Live stream of TED2016:Dream. Those interested in this year's TED conference, but can't travel to Vancouver to see it live can come to the library to view a live stream of Tuesday's sessions. The theme for the TED conference this year is Dream, focusing on Imagineering, invention, innovation and courageous dreamers. Hear from some of the greatest thinkers, artists and storytellers from around the country. Individuals can attend the entire live stream or just specific sessions, which will broadcast throughout the day with breaks in between sessions. The library will provide light refreshments but it is suggested you bring a sack lunch if you plan to stay for all sessions. Program requires advanced registration, but a library card is not required to register.
10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Session 2: Radical repatterning
12:15 to 1p.m. Break
1 to 2:45 p.m. Session 3: Imagination. Invention. Ingenuity
2:45 to 4:15p.m. Break
4:15 to 6 p.m. Session 4: Lifehacks
6 to 7 p.m. Break
7 to 8:45 p.m. Session 5: Deep memory
Preschool for 3s, 4s & 5s (NBL)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3- to 5-year-olds only. No younger or older siblings allowed.
Anime Club (95th)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Visit the library each month to watch anime, talk about different aspects of Japanese pop culture and meet other otaku!
This program is for teens in 6th through 12th grades.
95th St., Meeting Room A
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1 to 3 p.m.
Stitching in the Stacks (95th)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. This season's Pay it Forward community project will be knitting or crocheting 7 x 9 inch Afghan squares to create blankets to donate to Family Shelter Services. Knitters also can bring their own projects to work on with fellow crafters. All skill levels may attend, and experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.
95th Street,Nomura Room C 3 to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 19
Tuesday, Feb. 2 & 16
Library Explorers - Exploring Art, Games (NBL)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 3:15 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Little explorers can create crafts, read books, play with LEGOs, learn about science and have a rollicking good time. For students in 3rd through 5th grades. Program is limited to 15 children.
Lanyard Key Chains (NIC)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Lanyard Key Chains: Make a unique lanyard for a backpack or keys.
Nichols Library, Community Room 4 to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 16
Curious Kids (NIC)Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
It's full STEAM ahead as curious kids can come to the library twice a month to join in activities featuring science, technology, engineering, art and math. For children in kindergarten through 2nd grade.